Jacob Sahertian

Director Academic Media

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Phone: (480) 727-8743
Office: LSE B58, VisLab

Designs that are simple, clear and consistent, along with being technically sound is the philosophy that Jacob Sahertian follows. He feels that inspiration is everywhere and that talent, hard work, research, focus and perseverance all play a big role in how to approach any design projects. Leading a small creative staff, he instills these hard working ideals, but also stresses the importance of finding balance in life in order to stay in touch with the creative inspiration.

Jo Ramirez

Desktop Publishing Specialist

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Phone: (480) 965-8109
Office: LSE B61, VisLab

Poster printing, billing, brochures and website updates requires Jo to always be ready to produce great designs and stay organized. This enables the VisLab team to produce many jobs creatively, while still giving clients that personal attention.

Samantha Lloyd

Video Producer

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Phone: (480) 965-9167
Office: LSE B60, VisLab

Compelling storytelling in a visual manner is a passion that fuels Samantha Lloyd’s work in video production. Whether it’s in the lab with students, or filming in remote parts of the world, she will do what it takes to get the perfect shot. Behind the lens, her journalism background helps to construct stories that can connect with a universal audience.

David Kiersh

Graphics Specialist

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Phone: (480) 965-8109
Office: LSE B61c, VisLab

David Kiersh designs to make ideas clearer for the intended audience. He specializes in illustration and creates vector graphics to help communicate the message. Learning and marketing should be fun. This is why he creates multipurpose and interactive images that tell a story in an educational and enjoyable style.

Gene Tucker

Web Designer

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Phone: (480) 965-8109
Office: LSE B61b, VisLab

Gene Tucker is a Drupal programmer/Designer. He seeks to create invisible, intuitive and sustainable content management in order to make technology useful and efficient. He is passionate about usability, user experience and helping people find the right tool for a job.


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    Lilian Arnaoudoff

    Student Worker

  • Ke Zhang

    Ke Zhang

    Student Worker